Beer

Cantillon bottles at Row 34
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Row 34 Will Bring Cantillon’s Epic Sour Beer Day to Boston

Once a year, the famous Belgian brewery Brasserie Cantillon throws a worldwide party to celebrate a new version of its signature lambic-style beer—and Boston’s own […]

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M & M BBQ Will Open Inside Dorchester Brewing Company This Fall

If you told Geo Lambert 15 years ago that he’d be opening up a restaurant inside a Dorchester brewery, he wouldn’t have believed you. For […]

Wachusett Brewing Co pints
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A Wachusett Brewpub Is Headed for the Former John Harvard’s

A basement brewpub that went dark in May after nearly 30 years of fueling the Harvard Square community with house-made beer and pub grub won’t […]

BearMoose Brewing taproom
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BearMoose Brewing Company and Deep Cuts Deli Open in Everett

UPDATE, July 15: Well, that was short-lived. Deep Cuts Deli has closed up this Everett outpost “due to creative differences” with an owner of BearMoose […]

Exhibit 'A' beers outside in front of tanks
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Exhibit ‘A’ Brewing Company Plans a Beer Garden for Framingham

UPDATE, July 18: It’s official: MetroWest has a regular, weekend beer garden. Exhibit ‘A’ kicks things off at 82 Morton St. in Framingham on Friday, […]

Lord Hobo Brewing Co. Project Baccarat, an easy-drinking IPA in a cool casino carpet-like can
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Lord Hobo Made a Beer Exclusively for the Encore Boston Casino

For Lord Hobo’s Daniel Lanigan, drinking one of his own beers at an iconic Boston bar or venue never gets old. He gets butterflies at […]

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10 Local Craft “Fridge Beers” to Keep Cold All Summer Long

Maybe you’ve just finished running a loop around the Fens. Perhaps you need a break from mowing the lawn, or from putting a fresh coat of paint on the […]

Breakfast tacos, a michelada, and more at Cambridge's new Pepita Coffee
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Check Out the Menu at Pepita Coffee in Cambridge

Monday morning michelada, anyone? The spicy, savory cerveza is on the menu at Pepita Coffee, now open inside Lamplighter Brewing Co. in Cambridge. Along with […]

A rendering of the Wormtown Brewery taproom coming to Patriot Place this summer
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A Wormtown Brewery Taproom Is Headed for Patriot Place

Fans will be able to pre-game with Be Hoppy IPA—or something fresh and funky—before catching a Patriots game this fall. Wormtown Brewery is opening a second […]

The taproom at Lamplighter Brewing Co.
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Pepita Coffee Will Bring Breakfast Tacos to Lamplighter Brewing Co.

A changing of the baristas is underway at Cambridge’s café-by-day, brewery-by-night. Longfellows Coffee—located at Lamplighter Brewing Co. on Broadway—announced this morning that it will close […]

John Harvard's will close its Cambridge location for good on May 30
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John Harvard’s Is Closing Its Cambridge Location at the End of May

Pour one out for another Harvard Square institution: John Harvard’s Ale House will serve its last pint on May 30, after more than 25 years on […]

Boston Beer Co. founder Jim Koch and Dogfish Head founder Sam Calagione have joined forces with an unprecedented craft beer company
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Boston Beer Co. and Dogfish Head Will Merge to Form a Craft Beer Giant

Over pints in Boston this winter, two vanguard craft beer makers—Jim Koch and Sam Calagione—made a deal to merge their companies into a single, independent craft beer […]

Phil Bannatyne at Cambridge Brewing Co.
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Respecting the Craft: An Oral History of Cambridge Brewing Company

Cambridge Brewing Company, in 2005 and today. / Photos courtesy of Cambridge Brewing Company In many ways, this past Saturday was a normal day at Cambridge […]

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Seven New Brewery Taprooms Coming Soon to Metro Boston

Massachusetts is home to upwards of 130 craft breweries—and in 2019, there are several more in the works close to the city of Boston. As […]

The Boston Harbor Hotel on the waterfront
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Boston Harbor Hotel Will Have a Local Beer Garden at Rowes Wharf

The 2019 Boston Beer Garden Watch™ continues—now with more waterfront views. The Boston Harbor Hotel is launching a new, seasonal beer garden, called Brewer’s Alley, […]